- Swimming pool
- Pets allowed
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Friday 7 November 2014
We decided to revisit Orvieto, leaving much earlier, to allow quality time "browsing-shopping".
The "old city" is situated high up on the hill overlooking the newer city.
You access the "old city" by way of the Funicolare .... This is by far the easiest and quickest route as parking is scarce up in the old city....this is much more fun too!
Orvieto is famous for its ceramics, their ...
... the only eating place that was open that early (5:30pm??!!) and they invited us to sit and wait for the torrential rain to stop. Then they decided that they could offer us an early meal of local food (including rabbit stew) while we were waiting and it was delicious ...
... learning to live in Italy and going to the post office and the trials and tribulations of this. Needless to say we had to go back later in the day as it was pensione day!!
We saw the Orvieto Duomo and once again it took our breath away – it is so gorgeous – the front is covered in amazing statues, carvings and gold mosaics. The inside also had many beautiful paintings all over the wall. Quite unbelievable! We next did the ...
... pharmacy, with the same script. They don't keep the scripts so it can be used as often as one likes.
He has for the past two days been taking a course of antibiotics, together with cough syrup and paracetamol.
This morning he was feeling a little improved and had a much sounder sleep than the previrus two nights so we decided to get out of the villa and "tour".
We headed to this village of Citta delle Pieve, ...
... cold outside and warm inside. It reminded me much of the time in New Zealand when I went to a pizzeria/pub, it had a roaring fire and was dark lit. It made me miss New Zealand. I think I am getting fatter, but I can't exactly tell. Speaking of getting fatter, I am going on a trip to Perugia tomorrow where I will go to a chocolate festival. I am looking forward to it. I think I am going to join a choir as well, cause why not?